What Do We Mean When We Say God is Holy?
“Something that is holy is set apart as something special,” says Jennifer, 11. “The Israelites took all their gold earrings and jewelry and things like that and made them into a golden calf. Moses was on Mount Sinai so he couldn’t tell them not to. They worshiped the calf and considered it holy. “God is […]
June 26 2007
Which of the Ten Commandments is the Most Important?
According to one email I received, the Fifth Commandment is “Humor thy father and mother.” Although humor may help at times, the word is “honor.” Alyssa, age 8, says honoring your parents is especially important “because if you don’t, it will get you into trouble.” I assume you’re speaking from experience, Alyssa. Taylor, 10, agrees […]
October 31 2006
What Is the Meaning of the First Commandment, “You Shall Have No Other Gods Before Me”?
What is the meaning of the first commandment, "You shall have no other gods before Me"? Read how some children responded and what the Bible teaches us about idolatry and the love of money vs. worshiping God and spending time with him. (Deuteronomy 5:7)
October 2 2006